Robertsbridge Neighbourhood Plan

Robertsbridge Neighbourhood Plan


The Referendum on the Salehurst & Robertsbridge Neighbourhood Plan was held yesterday, 31/5/18.



The result was YES (to adopt the plan drawn up by our community).


The voting was as follows:


YES 760


NO 81


The official results can be seen here


Having been supported at Referendum, Rother District Council will now proceed through the formal process of 'making' (adopting) the Salehurst and Robertsbridge Neighbourhood Plan. Once 'made' it will form part of the Development Plan for the area.


A report will be presented to the RDC Cabinet meeting on 2 July, which will then go on to Full Council on 9 July. The agenda for the Cabinet meeting will be available on Friday 22 June on the RDC website.





Our Plan documents, including all drafts and background documents are available to view on the 'Resources' tab at the top of the page.



Contact details



01580 881 309


01580 880 740



Latest News


Referendum Information Statement
19th Apr 2018


Rother District Council has today published a Referendum Information Statement, with details of the Salehurst & Robertsbridge Neighbourhood Plan Referendum to be held on Thursday 31 May 2018.


The document can be seen here; it is also available on the Resources tab, with all the NP documents.


FINAL PLAN APPROVED - We are going to Referendum
17th Apr 2018


We are delighted to report that, after many hours of discussion with RDC, we have agreed the final version of the Neighbourhood Plan, incorporating the Examiner's recommendations, and it has been approved by RDC to go to Referendum.



Everyone on the Electoral Register for Salehurst & Robertsbridge will be able to vote in the Referendum, which is to be held on 31 May 2018 - further details to follow very soon. (See also the NPSG Report to the Annual Parish Meeting 16/4/18 which is available on the Resources page.)


Examination Report published....
23rd Jan 2018


The Independent Examiner, Mr John Slater, has issued his Report on the Examination of the Neighbourhood Plan (23/1/18). It is available to view on the 'Resources' page.